Wörter aus der Fremde
Begriffsgeschichte als Übersetzungsgeschichte
[Words from Abroad. History of concepts as translation history]

Kulturverlag Kadmos, Berlin 2017, 328 pages
ISBN: 978-3-86599-373-1

Loan words have a high epistemic status because they draw attention to the language, culture and historicity of knowledge. The aim of the volume is to bring together aspects of conceptual and translational history of the circulation of concepts between languages. 52 case studies deal with words that have migrated to other languages and have settled there for a variety of reasons. [in German]